The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 27 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 3 30 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.65% 18.87% 18.78%
As % of the General category 2.17% 23.81% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 65
Average salary £100,000 £85,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +17.24%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
138 126 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 75.82% 79.25% 85.12%
Number of salaries quoted 122 107 305
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,500 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Investment Banking
London

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking.

1 15 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
3 6 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Scala
4 4 (26.67%) Hedge funds
4 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Reuters
5 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Murex
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) STL
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (20.00%) Grid Computing
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 3 (20.00%) SWIFT
5 3 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (20.00%) Guava
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C++ Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Support Assistant
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Support Supervisor
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Assistant
3 3 (20.00%) IT Assistant
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) STL
1 3 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (20.00%) Guava
2 1 (6.67%) Java Concurrency
2 1 (6.67%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (26.67%) Hedge funds
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) Grid Computing
3 3 (20.00%) SWIFT
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.67%) Derivative
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (20.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) Scala
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Reuters
1 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Murex
1 3 (20.00%) Citrix